All posts tagged german

2018 Sony World Photography Awards Exhibition @ Somerset House

London has long been viewed as a cultural hub, a diverse community representing a plethora of people from all different corners of the world. I am not even being biased […]

Piano Day at the Barbican

As part of the worldwide Piano Day Festival founded by pianist and composer Nils Frahm, the global, annual festival ‘Piano Day’ will be held for the fourth year at the […]

Year Abroad. Part 15: Careless Whisper

We were going to Erbusco. Our expectations were meagre, and we had but two: to see what we could see, and secondly, to drink some wine there. We achieved both, […]

Year Abroad. Part 13: Bridging the Gap

New year, new semester. After a two-week baptism of fire in the French examination system, culminating in a gym furnished with 400 white plastic garden chairs, in which examiners answer […]

Excuse My French, Part 8: L’Expresso Strikes Back

Naturally, all it took for me to abandon the many reasons for missing a Tuesday night out at Espresso was the right text from the right person: “You out tonight?” […]

The Death of the British Linguist

The truth about Brits is that we don’t speak a second language. Why would we? We’re English. It’s the international language, you know. This same-old attitude of ‘don’t need to, so what’s the point?’ has […]

Get with the lingo!

Now, I know that around 90% of you would ‘jaw drop’, tumble to your feet and blush eccentrically if a gorgeous Parisian raised your fingertips and gingerly brushed his lips […]

A Top 5 in German Film

With the World Cup having come to an end, and Germany having lifted the trophy as the rightful victors, here is a rundown of the top 5 films that the […]